Forecast for snow

U professors to develop more accurate methods of measuring and analyzing mountain snowpack.

Printing the Andes

Doctoral student Susana Velasquez-Franco got help from the library’s 3-D printing and GIS team.

A close up of quaking aspen trees.

Indigenous land-use reduced catastrophic wildfires on the Fish Lake Plateau

U researchers found that 1,000 years ago, the Fremont used cultural burning to reduce the risk for large-scale wildfire activity in mountain environments.

A warning for the future?

Research shows disruptions rippled out from climate change in South America.

Himalayan glaciers’ melting has doubled

Rising temperatures has accelerated the melting of this huge region dramatically since the start of the 21st century.


Society, Water and Climate Research Group melds scientific perspectives toward finding sustainable water solutions in a changing world.